Talenthouse announces Bill & Ted Face the Music fan art contest
Orion Pictures is teaming up with Talenthouse Art Works for a special fan art contest for Bill & Ted Face the Music in which five lucky fans can win $2,000 and get the chance to have their artwork featured in the marketing campaign for the highly-anticipated threequel!
The general guidelines for contestants is the artwork must be inspired by promotional images and the trailer for the new film, not using it directly, and that whether directly using the studio’s title treatment or artists getting creative with it, each piece of art must feature “Face the Music” somewhere on it. Fans are not allowed to use the style of the film’s titles or Wyld Stallyns logo from the first two films in their artwork and if to include, the titular duo, they must be in their current age rather than their teenage selves of the past.
The five pieces of artwork chosen by Orion Pictures and guest judges, Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter themselves, will have the potential to have their artwork featured in the new film’s marketing campaign, as well as receiving proper credit and exposure for their work across digital, print and marketing channels and in merchandising, as well as receiving $2,000 for each piece of work selected. Fans can sign up for the contest here!
5 pieces of artwork, as chosen by Orion Pictures and the guest judges, will be selected. The Selected Creators will:
Bill & Ted Face the Music centers on Bill S. Preston (Winter) and Ted “Theodore” Logan (Reeves), who are now fathers and have yet to fulfill their rock ‘n’ roll destinies. Their lives change when they are visited by a messenger from the future who warns them that only their song can save life as we know it.
Joining Winter and Reeves are Samara Weaving (Ready or Not) and Brigette Lundy-Paine (Atypical) as Bill and Ted’s daughters, respectively. The film will also feature Anthony Carrigan (Barry), Jillian Bell (Workaholics), Kristen Schall (Toy Story 4), Holland Taylor (Gloria Bell), Kid Cudi, Erinn Hayes, Jayma Mays, and Beck Bennet. William Sadler is also set to reprise his role as Death alongside franchise returners Amy Stoch and Hal London Jr. Newcomer.
News of a third Bill & Ted film has been floating around for years. After Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure and Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey, original creators Chris Matheson (Imagine That) and Ed Solomon (Men in Black, Now You See Me) have penned the script, with Dean Parisot (Galaxy Quest, Fun with Dick and Jane) directing. Scott Kroopf (Limitless) will produce together with Alex Lebovici and Steve Ponce of Hammerstone Studios, with Steven Soderbergh serving as an executive producer alongside Scott Fischer, John Ryan Jr., and John Santilli.